World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Cinematic Intro Revealed

The dastardly dragon Deathwing rises in the intro cinematic for World of Warcraft: Cataclysm, released this past weekend, enjoying a whistlestop tour of Azeroth to spread death and destruction. As all Blizzard cinematics are, it's exceedingly pretty.

Cataclysm is due to be released on December 7 for $40, the third expansion pack for Blizzard's fantasy MMORPG which now boasts over 12 million "subscribers."

BOOM video 6828

If you don't have the attention span to watch 152 seconds of video, you can watch the new thirty-second television commercial below for the highlights.

BOOM video 6827